Canada Gairdner International Award

The Canada Gairdner International Award recognizes outstanding biomedical scientists who have made original contributions to medicine with the goal of contributing through research to increased understanding of human biology and disease. The Prize is valued at $100,000 CAD, and is for the personal use of recipients.

Eligibility: Nominees should be individuals whose “seminal discoveries and major scientific contributions constitute an original and significant achievement in biomedical science.” Nominations in the field of translational research are welcome. The award does not recognize a lifetime of work.

Note: Please contact Institutional Strategic Awards at awards@sfu.ca for assistance. For an external expert review of a draft nomination, arranged through Universities Canada, please get in touch with awards@sfu.ca at least six weeks prior to the agency deadline.Agency Website: https://gairdner.org/awards/International-awards/

Upcoming Deadlines

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October 01, 2022October 01, 2022 *
16:00:00 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: Canada Gairdner International Award Recognizes outstanding biomedical scientists who have made original contributions to medicine. .
* NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
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